2017 Intermediate Workshop

Program

NOTE: Attendees are required to bring a laptop

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Monday, August 14 — Schedulers

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:20 am
Welcome/Open
Neil Bright, Georgia Tech
8:30 am
Workload Management Overview
David King, NCSA
9:00 am
Feature Set Survey
David King, NCSA
9:30 am
PBS/Torque/Moab/Maui/LSF/Open Source Tools
David King, NCSA
10:00 am
Slurm
David King, NCSA
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Limiting Resources: Cgroups, Containers, Processor Affinity
David King, NCSA
11:30 am
Cloud and Scheduling
David King, NCSA
11:45 am
Accounting: XDmod, MAM/Gold, Slurm
David King, NCSA
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Slurm Hands-On
David King, NCSA
3:45 pm
Break
4:15 pm
Slurm Hands-On
David King, NCSA
5:00 pm
Dinner on your own (recommendations provided)

Tuesday, August 15 — Networking

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Science DMZ
Vernard Martin, ORNL, in partnership with ESNet

Files

ScienceDMZ content provided in partnership with Lawrence Berkeley National Lab & Energy Sciences Network (ESnet), the US Department of Energy Office of Science and National Science Foundation Grant #1541421.
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Networking at Scale
Vernard Martin, ORNL

Files

Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Infiniband: Basics, Hardware, Subnet Managers, Topologies, Omni-Path
Vernard Martin, ORNL
3:30 pm
Break
4:00 pm
Infiniband Hands-On
Vernard Martin, ORNL

Files

5:00 pm
Dinner on your own (recommendations provided)

Wednesday, August 16 — Storage, part 1

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Survey of Storage Hardware
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

9:00 am
Survey of Filesystems
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

9:30 am
Tiered Storage
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
ZFS Concepts, Features, Administration
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
ZFS Hands-On
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

2:00 pm
GPFS Architecture, Configuration, Features
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

3:30 pm
Break
4:00 pm
GPFS (continued)
J.D. Maloney, NCSA
5:00 pm
Dinner on your own (recommendations provided)

Thursday, August 17 — Storage, part 2

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
GPFS Hands-On
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Lustre Architecture, Configuration, Features
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Lustre (continued)
J.D. Maloney, NCSA
3:00 pm
Break
3:30 pm
Lustre Hands-On
J.D. Maloney, NCSA

Files

5:00 pm
Dinner on your own (recommendations provided)

Friday, August 18 — Cautionary Tales/Wrap-Up

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Block vs. Object Storage
J.D. Maloney, NCSA
Sam Liston, University of Utah

Files

9:30 am
Swift and Ceph
J.D. Maloney, NCSA
Sam Liston, University of Utah

Files

10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Panel Discussion
Noon
Boxed lunch to go